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56 min ago | NEWS.com.au
SEARCH and rescue teams are combing the waters of Townsville looking for three men who have been missing since Tuesday.
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5 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions
Meggitt Training Systems, the leading supplier of integrated live fire and virtual weapons training systems, will join defense agencies and personnel from Australia, Asia and the Indo-Pacific region to demonstrate and discuss the latest in next generation simulation training systems at Land Forces 2014 in Brisbane, Australia, 22-25 September.
9 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
Due to a recurring foot injury requiring surgery, American Ballet Theatre Principal Dancer David Hallberg will withdraw from upcoming performances with the Company this Fall, it was announced today by Kevin McKenzie, Artistic Director.
9 hrs ago | WFNT-AM Burton
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11 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer
Oregon state regulators rejected a proposal for a coal terminal on the Columbia River that would be a conduit for exporting millions of tons of American coal a year to Asia.
15 hrs ago | ABC News
A new Bill designed to streamline Queensland resources legislation has been described as an 'acid bath for the rights of the landholder'.
16 hrs ago | Townsville Bulletin
Bruiser the dog was shot six times in the head here near Cardwell Range a few months ago and the little fella just came out of surgery in Townsville last week.
16 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald
He has blown up a love rival's car and survived an attempt on his life. Now Queensland police investigating whether Newcastle man Daniel Fing was behind something even more sinister: plotting a mass attack on Sydney and his home town.
18 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
CAMPBELL Newman's declaration comes a day after a Galaxy poll, published in Brisbane's Courier-Mail, showed three-quarters of voters are opposed to Liberal National Party plans to privatise ports, power generators and an electricity retailer in a bid to reduce government debt.
A protest at one of the Sunshine Coast's most well known nudist beaches has failed to rally sufficient supporters to warrant any action to legalise nudity at the beach.
Weather records in ship logs from hundreds of years ago are helping modern day climate scientists study droughts, cyclones and much more.
Merimbula has made it into the Lonely Planet's East Coast Australia guide book and in Lonely Planet's inimitable style the town centre has been labelled "rather unappealing".
For many years Ricky Naputi, who at his heaviest tipped the scales at more than 400 kilograms , battled with his food addiction, and at the time of his death hadn't walked on his own for more than 7 years.
The park is regularly overtaken by itinerants, whom frustrated neighbours say defecate, fornicate and fight after illegally consuming alcohol in the public park.
A panoramic view of the Venus Jupiter Conjunction on August 17, 2014, taken from the Cairns Esplanade in Queensland Australia.
In South Townsville, Australia, motorists were shocked when a car ran a red light and crashed into another vehicle at the intersection of Railway Avenue and Boundary Street.
LIAN Beng Group, together with Heeton Holdings and KSH Holdings will, through their respective subsidiaries, co-develop a A$150 million mixed-use site in Brisbane, Australia.
Avid campdrafters will now be able to bring North American bison into the Northern Territory following changes in biosecurity legislation.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 08:56 pm
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